26 Oct 2018

Nauru no go for Australian Senator McKim

2:18 pm on 26 October 2018

An Australian senator critical of Australia's offshore detention centres has been refused a visa by Nauru.

Australian Greens Senator Nick McKim.

Australian Greens Senator Nick McKim. Photo: Supplied

An email published by Greens senator Nick McKim shows Nauru was advised his trip did not have the backing of Australia's Foreign Ministry.

Nauru's Consulate in Brisbane said because of this it could not support Mr McKim's visa request.

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